‘I feel helpless’: Inside the NJ nursing home where 4 died from coronavirus

The last time Cathy Konciak saw her husband, Edward, was March 12 at his room at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood. Later that day, he was moved to the Family of Caring at Montclairnursing home to continue his recovery from a sports-related brain injury, but without family by his side.“The day after he arrived there, I brought a bag with more clothing for him and an iPad. I had to leave the bag by a side door and (staff) told me they would take it and decontaminate it,” Cathy Konciak told NJ Advance Media Monday, noting the the nursing home’s visitor restriction policy aimed at stopping the spread ...


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